The new prepaid SIM card vending machine will activate the SIM for you.

NTT Communication has installed a new SIM card vending machine "Prepaid SIM for Japan" in Aqua City Odaiba in Tokyo and New Kansai International Airport. According to them, it is the world's first vending machine that enables prepaid mobile service in as fast as two minutes. To be more specific, the user don't have to call any number to activate the SIM. The user will provide required information through a touch panel or a passport scanner and the SIM will be activate in as fast as two minutes.

The instruction on the touch panel is in English and Chinese. Credit card is accepted for the payment (VISA, Master, JCB, American Express, Diners Club).

[July 17, 2015 Update] This vending machine will be placed at Narita Airport Terminal 1 and 2, both on arrival lobby, starting July 24, 2015.

Price [Updated Jan, 2016]
Prepaid SIM for JAPAN 7days: 3,218 yen (inclu. tax)
Prepaid SIM for JAPAN 14days: 3,780 yen (inclu. tax)

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